Wedding Venues Oxford

So many choices of wedding venues for that one special day. How to choose? Wedding Band Oxford has put together a few options in Oxfordshire to help you in your quest to pin down one of the best wedding venues Oxford has to offer. Have a suggestion of a venue that should be included on this page? We are very happy to hear from you at

The Tythe Barn

Awarded ‘Wedding Venue of the Year (Countryside)’, London and South East by The Wedding Industry Awards two years in a row (2015 and 2016), The Tythe Barn in Launton, Oxfordshire (OX26 4SR) presents the bride and groom with numerous options to help create the perfect wedding day experience. Whether it is your desire to exchange your vows in a beautiful 12th century church, outdoors under a wisteria-clad pergola or in a restored barn, The Tythe Barn has something to suit individual tastes and styles. Small intimate and larger wedding receptions are accommodated in the main ‘Barn’, ‘Cowshed’ or optional marquee, with in-house caterers Jamie Oliver’s Fabulous Feasts, preparing fresh, seasonal and high-quality food sourced locally and presented in a unique and creative way. Exclusive wedding stationery designed and created for The Tythe Barn is available to complete the theme of the day, providing guests with an insight into what they have to look forward to. With both a secluded preparation area for the bride and her bridesmaids (‘The Nook’) before the wedding and a modern ‘Hut’ for the bride and groom when it’s time to retire, the team at The Tythe Barn appear to have thought of every way to ensure the day is as special as it can be.

Lains Barn Wedding Venue

Based close to the old market town of Wantage, Oxfordshire (OX12 7QG) this wedding venue has been recognised for its customer service by a 2016 Guides for Brides 5* Customer Service Award (Wedding Venue Category). The restored historic barn with its majestic hall and grand doors that lead to a lawned courtyard, is perfect for an indoor civil wedding or partnership ceremony. The stunning rural surroundings mean that you are spoilt for choice for your wedding day photography. In-house caterers offer buffet (barbeque) and seated meal options (the latter a reception for up to 180 people) and regardless of the menu, only local, high-quality products are used. At the end of the day, your guests can choose to retire at a number of local accommodations. With a dedicated team at Lains Barn Wedding Venue ready to help and provide advice at all stages of planning, the most important day of your life will be as you’ve always dreamed, full of happy memories.

Caswell House

This 15th century manor family home situated in the beautiful Cotswolds (Brize Norton, Oxfordshire [OX18 3NJ]) has three restored honey-coloured Cotswold stone wall barns available for you to use for your special day. Accommodating up to 120 guests (with an optional marquee for larger numbers), civil weddings and partnership ceremonies may be performed in one of the barns, or outdoors under the charming ‘Archway’. Whether it is the ancient orchard, walled gardens or historic moat you choose for the backdrop of your wedding photography, you won’t be disappointed. Taking the worry out of your reception catering, in-house caterers Caswell House Indulgence offer a personalised and professional approach, using fresh and seasonal produce. For the sweet tooth and to keep guests entertained, Caswell House is happy to organise a sweet stall, photo booth and a range of lawn games. Exclusive to the bride and her bridesmaids is the ‘Dressing Room’ and ‘Old Stables’ to prepare for the big day and once the celebrations have ended, a complimentary wedding suite is available for the happy couple. Not forgotten is the wedding party who can also be accommodated for the night. The next morning a delicious continental breakfast awaits – such a perfect way to end a wonderful celebration.

Eynsham Hall

A country house hotel in Witney, Oxfordshire (OX29 6PN) Eynsham Hall can cater for both intimate and larger (150 people) weddings, including accommodating guests at the end of your wedding day celebrations. Before reaching this Grade II listed mansion, the bride and groom are greeted by a magnificent driveway leading to the Jacobean-style mansion which boasts a range of reception rooms, all grand and each with different styles. Set on a 3,000-acre estate, this presents the perfect scenery for wedding day photography without having to search. Whether it is a wedding breakfast or an evening buffet reception you desire, Eynsham Hall’s dedicated wedding specialist and in-house caterers are available to help tailor a package to suit. A beautiful bridal suite is available for preparations on the day and after the reception is over. It is tastefully decorated with a modern bathroom and antique furniture and a beautiful view of the gardens. Eynsham Hall is ideal for civil and partnership ceremonies to celebrate this special day – why consider anywhere else?

Hawkwell House Hotel

Located close to the heart of Oxford (OX4 4DZ), Hawkwell House Hotel boasts it is one of only a number of venues in Oxfordshire that has a licence to hold civil ceremonies outside on the front lawns. If it is inside surroundings you prefer, this can also be accommodated in the Terrace Suite situated in one of the two historic and contemporary designed 19th century manor houses. Set on three acres of private tree-lined gardens, this venue provides the perfect place for your wedding photography. Hawkwell House Hotel is the ideal location for gatherings of up to 150 people with formal seated dinner, barbeque or buffet options available for breakfast and evening receptions. If your choice is a late celebration, when all the dancing is done, the happy couple and their guests don’t have to walk far to rest their feet as the hotel has 77 bedrooms. For the bride and groom the honeymoon suite awaits – a relaxing ending to a special day.




Diana Piscitelli

Resident Wedding Blogger